Chemotherapy-related amenorrhea in premenopausal women with breast cancer.

  title={Chemotherapy-related amenorrhea in premenopausal women with breast cancer.},
  author={Sunyoung Lee and Whoon Jong Kil and Mison Chun and Y S Jung and Seok Yun Kang and Seung-Hee Kang and Young-Taek Oh},
  volume={16 1},
OBJECTIVE To report the incidence of chemotherapy-related amenorrhea (CRA) from chemotherapy with/without adjuvant endocrine therapy in premenopausal women with breast cancer and to analyze the related factors. DESIGN From January 2000 to August 2006, 326 premenopausal women (<or=50 y old) who completed chemotherapy were available for analysis. The CRA definitional criterion in this study was no menstruation for 6 months in a woman who was premenopausal at diagnosis. As risk factors for CRA… CONTINUE READING


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